Cells was produced by the Genetic Science Learning Center (GSLC) in collaboration with advisors, experts, and teachers from across the United States.
This work was created in two phases. The first phase, published in 2008, was supported by a Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA), from The National Institute of Health; Grant Number R25RR023288.
The second phase, published in 2020, was funded by a SEPA grant from the National Institutes of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health; Grant Number 1R25GM021903. This work included a new set of materials for middle school, as well as updates to the 2008 materials.